Inside Talulah Riley's soaring net worth: How much did the actress make from her divorce from Elon Musk?
An accomplished English actress, Talulah Riley is otherwise known as the world's richest man, Elon Musk's ex-wife and their exorbitant divorce. Riley has credits in movies like Pride & Prejudice, St Trinian's, The Boat That Rocked, Inception, and much recently Bloodshot, The Last Witness, and more.
Talulah Jane Riley-Milburn was born on September 26, 1985, in Hertford, Hertfordshire, to affluent parents. Riley began her acting journey from television shows like Poirot, Marple, Nearly Famous, and Westworld. Talulah then expanded her career to include roles on stage and in films. The actress also has a knack for writing and is on a venture to become one.
Talulah Riley's Net Worth Revealed!
Riley's relationship with the founder of Space X started in 2008. The actress got married to Musk in 2010 and got divorced in 2012. The duo remarried a year later until their final split in 2016. Riley reportedly left with $4.2 million during the first divorce, and during the second, Musk agreed to pay her $16 million in the settlement.
Riley married the world's richest man not once but twice. Photo Source: Town & Country Magazine
As of 2021, Riley has an estimated net worth of $25 million. The Pride & Prejudice actress also boasts millions in assets. After her divorce from Musk, she sold her Bel-Air home for a whopping $2.4 million. She had originally purchased the home for $1.925 million in 2013.
In 2017, Riley made a real estate headline when the actress presented Cherie Blair with an irrefutable offer. Blair, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair's wife, had accepted an offer of £2,765,000 for her five-storey Georgian house when Riley made an offer of £3 million, a striking £235,000 more than the asking price, hence the property was sold to her.
Riley released her debut novel, Acts of Love, in 2016. Source: Audible UK
Riley's growing career as an actor and writer has also catered well to her fortune. She has actively worked in the movies since 2000. Several hits later, Riley also tried her luck as a director. She directed, wrote, produced, and starred in the 2015 film Scottish Mussel. In 2016, Riley released her debut novel, Acts of Love.
Talulah Riley's New Romance!
Since her divorce from the world's richest man, Riley sparked a dating rumor with pottery tycoon Matthew Rice, 59. The two dated on-and-off for a while, apparently, but they aren't together anymore. Like her ex-husband, Musk, who is now married to singer Grimes, Riley too, it seems, hasn't given up on finding love.
Riley sparks a dating rumor with co-star. Photo Source: Daily Advent
The actress reportedly dating the Love Actually fame Thomas Brodie-Sangster. It appears the new love bird met on the set of the upcoming biographical drama Pistol. Directed by Danny Boyle, the miniseries follows the story of Sex Pistol's guitarist Steve Jones. Rily and Sangster are portraying Vivienne Westwood and Malcolm McLaren in the drama.